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Prostate cancer symptoms query - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   HI
User :   hello doctor
User :   is this doc ?
Doctor :   how can i help ypu?
User :   are you doctor ?
Doctor :   yes
User :   doc anand i was wonderin if what i am feelin in the last few days could be because of prostate cancer?
Doctor :   Email : YYYY@YYYY
User :   yea
Doctor :   your phone no.?
User :   i dont have a phone yet
Doctor :   pk
Doctor :   ok
User :   doc could all this be because of prostate cancer?
Doctor :   did you get a scan done?
User :   no i did not...
Doctor :   i recommend
Doctor :   that you get
Doctor :   a scan done
User :   hmm....
Doctor :   that would be more confirmatory
User :   you think it could be more serious?
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/N
User :   21, student, , M, SIngle, no dependents
Doctor :   ok
User :   you think this could be really serious?
Doctor :   we found in our database
Doctor :   that you already had a chat with us
Doctor :   we asked for a scan
Doctor :   a scan would tell you the exact cause
User :   u mean the ultrasound scan?
Doctor :   yes
User :   is it painful & how much is the normal cost?
Doctor :   i cant say about the costs in us
Doctor :   it is not painful
User :   ok...
Doctor :   Please fill this feed back form that i send, and do inform me when done.
User :   but u think b4 that i should take the b12 vitamins
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   for the tingling sensation
User :   oh k..
User :   and if it doesnt go in few days time then i should go ahead with the scan rite?
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok thanks... i am gonna do that tonite..
Doctor :   go with the scan anyway
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   but what r the chances of it being
User :   a prostate cancer?
Doctor :   prostate occurs mostly in people above 50 yrs
User :   oh k...
Doctor :   cancer
Doctor :   so its highly unlikely
User :   i see....
Doctor :   but a scan
User :   could it be anything serious at this stage
Doctor :   will identify any inflammation
User :   from what u gather frm my info
User :   i see...
Doctor :   any inflammation can be trated with medicines
User :   oh ok
Doctor :   anything else ?
User :   so that shudnt be a problem then....
User :   no thats about it.. thanks for your continous time & effort. i really appreciate it
Doctor :   get the scan done as it can detect what the cause is
Doctor :   u r welcome
Doctor :   bye
User :   bye

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